The 10 Best Day Trips from Beijing, China

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Traveler’s Guide To The 798 Art District in Beijing

Reading Time: 4 minutes Every trip to Beijing definitely includes the top attractions like the Forbidden City, the Great Wall of China, the Temple of Heaven and the Summer Palace. However, there is an area of Beijing that might be the most underrated tourist destination in the city: the 798 Art District. This wonderful hidden gem offers you a unique…

Complete Guide To Visiting The Forbidden City in Beijing: What To Know Before You Go

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Afternoon Tea in Beijing At Aman Summer Palace

Reading Time: 3 minutes Are you looking for a unique yet traditional experience in Beijing during your stay? The Aman property at the Summer Palace in Beijing offers a truly extravagant afternoon tea experience inside one of China’s oldest imperial palaces. Here’s what it’s like to experience afternoon tea in Beijing at Aman Summer Palace. Aman Summer Palace – Beijing, China…

9 Of The Most Instagram Worthy Things To Do In Beijing

Reading Time: 4 minutes The amount of photos I took in Beijing was insane. I bombarded my Instagram followers with pictures of its historic attractions, charming streets and beautiful buildings. With so many beautiful places to choose from it was hard to pick my absolute favorites but I managed to narrow it down to my top 9. Keep reading for…

A Walk Through The Most Beautiful Beijing Hutongs

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hutongs are the narrow alleyways in Beijing that are formed by traditional courtyard houses, also called siheyuan. The old center of Beijing consists of many hutongs and many of these are still residential. This guide shows you the most beautiful Beijing hutongs and how to find them. Qianmen Street 前门 A great starting point for exploring…

Beijing Food Tour Through The Hutongs With UnTour Food Tours

Reading Time: 4 minutes You might be surprised that the food in Beijing is nothing like your sweet and sour pork back home. In fact, the cuisine in China’s capital has been influenced by a variety of ethnic groups from all over Asia creating a truly unique kind of food scene. The guides form UnTour food tours lead you…

Checking In: Rosewood Beijing – Best Luxury Hotel in China

Reading Time: 6 minutes Beijing is one of the most exciting cities not only in Asia but the world. With world-class attractions like the Forbidden City, the Great Wall, and the many historic Hutongs, just to name a few, Beijing is not to be missed. It can give you quite a headache to find the right accommodation in this…

The Beijing Layover Itinerary – How To See Beijing During A Layover

Reading Time: 5 minutes When I flew back home to Germany from Seoul, I had a Beijing layover and decided to book the flight with the longest layover possible to venture out into the city! I had a total of 14 hours to spend a whole day in the Chinese capital to explore everything and a little more! Even if you are in…

Seoul – Beijing: Difference Check!

Reading Time: 4 minutes Today’s guest post is the first one of 2016 and a super interesting piece written by my blogger friend Lena who writes about her passion “China” on her own blog. She also talks about interesting cultural issues and China facts on her YouTube channel. Last year, she traveled around Asia and when she was in…

Foodporn in China: The Best Street Food in Beijing

Reading Time: 3 minutes Travel and food go together like peanut butter and jelly. Especially in China, foodies like me and Jeongsu feel like in heaven! During our short trip to Beijing about 2 weeks ago, we went all out and tried the local street food cuisine! Check out the best places to enjoy local Chinese street food and weird…

Baeron Holy Ground (배론성지) – Birthplace of Catholicism in Korea

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Nepal

Destination: Nepal Destination: Nepal NEPAL TRAVEL GUIDE Nepal is a landlocked country in South Asia, located between Tibet and India. Nepal is home to8 of the world’s 10 highest peaks, including Mount Everest – the tallest mountain in the world. Nepal is also often referred to as the birthplace of Buddha as he was born…

Hotel Reviews

Hotel Reviews WELCOME TO MY HOTEL REVIEWS AMAZING HOTEL EXPERIENCES IN SOUTH KOREA Banyan Tree Seoul: Inside the $1,000 Room Read More Checking In: Conrad Seoul 콘래드 서울 Read More Checking In: Golden Tulip Skybay Gyeongpo Beach in Gangneung Read More Checking In: Pacific Hotel in Myeongdong, Seoul Read More The Simple House – The…

China

Destination: China Destination: China What can I expect from China? China has 22 unique provinces. With so much to see and do in this vast country, it can often get overwhelming to plan a trip – especially for first-time travelers. The following China travel guide will help you plan your trip and have the time…

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ESL Teaching

Teach English Abroad I have taught English in China and South Korea so far and absolutely love it! Want to teach abroad? Having a professional teaching certificate is going to get you the job of your dreams! Whether it’s China, South Korea or somewhere completely different, a TEFL course from ITTT opens you the doors!After…

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Welcome! I’m glad you stopped by. I’m Linda, a travel-obsessed girl in her 20s, currently living in South Korea.How did I end up here?Well, I moved here for love. In 2013, I met Jeongsu, a good-looking and smart exchange student, at university in San Diego.After a long year of working through our long-distance relationship, we…

How to Learn Chinese Online With That’s Mandarin

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20 Amazing Virtual Museum Tours in China, Korea, Japan and Taiwan

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